Discovery certificate for object 2016rb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 475 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:52:21
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016rb
Discoverer internal name: PS16sl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:34:26.254 (128.609392322) DEC = +25:57:59.73 (25.9665915363)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:18:47 (JD=2457402.013044)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:18:47
Flux: 20.6189 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016rb